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Fashion Design

A guide to library resources for fashion designers.


Use this guide to find resources and research methods for fashion design.  

Thesis collection look by Emma Cleveland, BFA Fashion Design '17, and recipient of Parsons x Kering Empowering Imagination award

How do I access fashion-related online resources like WWD and WGSN?

New Database

The New School Libraries now subscribe to both Berg Fashion Library and Fashion Photography Archive!  Access both resources in one platform, Bloomsbury Fashion Central, a scholarly resource encompassing fashion encyclopedias, dictionaries, ebooks, article citations, timelines, biographies, images, videos, and more.  

Fall 2017 Fashion Exhibitions in New York City

Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons at the Metropolitan Museum of Art closes on Monday, September 4, 2017 (Labor Day). The exhibition catalog is available at The New School Libraries.

Force of Nature at the FIT Museum runs until November 18, 2017.  It is accompanied by an online resource about science topics.

Expedition: Fashion from the Extreme at the FIT Museum runs from September 15, 2017 to January 6, 2018.  An exhibition catalog will be published by Thames & Hudson.

Items: Is Fashion Modern? is at the Museum of Modern Art from October 1, 2017 through January 28, 2018. 

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